Ecclesiastes 1:16 ESV

16 I said in my heart, "I have acquired great 1wisdom, surpassing all who were over Jerusalem before me, and my heart has had great experience of wisdom and knowledge."

References for Ecclesiastes 1:16

Study tools for Ecclesiastes 1:16

  • a 1:1 - Or Convener, or Collector; Hebrew Qoheleth (so throughout Ecclesiastes)
  • b 1:2 - Hebrew vapor (so throughout Ecclesiastes)
  • c 1:5 - Or and returns panting
  • d 1:11 - Or former people
  • e 1:11 - Or later people
  • f 1:13 - The Hebrew term denotes the center of one's inner life, including mind, will, and emotions
  • g 1:14 - Or a feeding on wind; compare Hosea 12:1 (so throughout Ecclesiastes)